[PATCH v7 1/9] KVM: arm/arm64: Ensure only THP is candidate for adjustment

Suzuki K Poulose suzuki.poulose at arm.com
Mon Sep 24 13:54:02 PDT 2018


Hi Punit,

On 09/24/2018 06:45 PM, Punit Agrawal wrote:
> PageTransCompoundMap() returns true for hugetlbfs and THP
> hugepages. This behaviour incorrectly leads to stage 2 faults for
> unsupported hugepage sizes (e.g., 64K hugepage with 4K pages) to be
> treated as THP faults.
> 
> Tighten the check to filter out hugetlbfs pages. This also leads to
> consistently mapping all unsupported hugepage sizes as PTE level
> entries at stage 2.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Punit Agrawal <punit.agrawal at arm.com>
> Cc: Christoffer Dall <christoffer.dall at arm.com>
> Cc: Marc Zyngier <marc.zyngier at arm.com>
> Cc: Suzuki Poulose <suzuki.poulose at arm.com>
> Cc: stable at vger.kernel.org # v4.13+
> ---
>   virt/kvm/arm/mmu.c | 8 +++++++-
>   1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
> 
> diff --git a/virt/kvm/arm/mmu.c b/virt/kvm/arm/mmu.c
> index 7e477b3cae5b..c23a1b323aad 100644
> --- a/virt/kvm/arm/mmu.c
> +++ b/virt/kvm/arm/mmu.c
> @@ -1231,8 +1231,14 @@ static bool transparent_hugepage_adjust(kvm_pfn_t *pfnp, phys_addr_t *ipap)
>   {
>   	kvm_pfn_t pfn = *pfnp;
>   	gfn_t gfn = *ipap >> PAGE_SHIFT;
> +	struct page *page = pfn_to_page(pfn);
>   
> -	if (PageTransCompoundMap(pfn_to_page(pfn))) {
> +	/*
> +	 * PageTransCompoungMap() returns true for THP and
> +	 * hugetlbfs. Make sure the adjustment is done only for THP
> +	 * pages.
> +	 */
> +	if (!PageHuge(page) && PageTransCompoundMap(page)) {

Reviewed-by: Suzuki K Poulose <suzuki.poulose at arm.com>



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